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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 stead·fast /ˈstɛdˌfæst ||fəst/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stead·fast a.
 1. Firmly fixed or established; fast fixed; firm. “This steadfast globe of earth.”
 2. Not fickle or wavering; constant; firm; resolute; unswerving; steady. Steadfast eye.”
    Abide steadfast unto him [thy neighbor] in the time of his trouble.   --Ecclus. xxii. 23.
    Whom resist steadfast in the faith.   --1 Pet. v. 9.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable;
             "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast
             resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence";
             "unwavering loyalty" [syn: firm, steady, unbendable,
              unfaltering, unshakable, unwavering]
      2: firm and dependable especially in loyalty; "a steadfast
         ally"; "a staunch defender of free speech"; "unswerving
         devotion"; "unswerving allegiance" [syn: staunch, unswerving]